Gaming

Destiny gets Major Gun Update

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Destiny Update 1.1.1, the most recent update for the game, includes reduced damage of auto-rifles, networking improvements and several fixes for weapons and armor.  In total, the new update has 51 new or changed features. Bungie, the game’s development company, posted a list of all the updates yesterday afternoon. The update also prevents enemies from dropping heavy ammo in Crucible matches, ... Read More »

Fable Legends will be free to play, but how will it work?

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Fable Legends, the newest spin-off game in the Fable franchise, has just been announced to be a free to play title. Fable Legends will be a 4v1 multiplayer fable experience where you can play as either one of four heroes fighting the forces of evil or play as a villain and command your troops in an attempt to crush the ... Read More »

FCC To Giants – Allow Municipal Broadband

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It’s hard to imagine that one of the largest countries in the world and sole superpower could be so far behind in terms in Internet implementation. This is especially troubling when you take into consideration that the nation was one of the first to pioneer this new form of communication. In a 3-2 vote, the FCC has ruled in the ... Read More »

Indie Interview – The Floor is Made of Lava

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After discovering their game, The Floor is Made of Lava, an indie 2D platformer on Kickstarter, I reached out to Salvadora Studios to talk to founder Jacob Salverda about their game and what it’s like to reach out in the industry as a indie group. TechRaptor: First off, tell us about yourself and your game The Floor is Made of Lava. Jacob: ... Read More »

Throwback Thursday: Road Rash Review – Arcade Bike Fighting Action!

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Getting punched going 140mph hurts. That being said, it is also an insane amount of fun. Road Rash on Sega Genesis has both of these in spades. A cross country bike racing game, it does a great job of mixing fast paced action, fast driving, easy to learn controls, and great music. The main gameplay is made up of sprint ... Read More »

Titans Review – Craft,Collect, Battle!

Titans Card Battle Mobile Game

Titans is a mobile battle card game from Uken Studios.  First released for iOS devices, the game is now available for Android.  Titans combines elements of crafting along with strategy  and real-time multiplayer game mechanics for a unique card battling experience. Read More »

OlliOlli2 Gets a Release Date of March 3

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Roll7, the creators of the hit side-scrolling skateboarding game OlliOlli have announced the release date for its sequel OlliOlli2 as March 3 in the US and March 4 in Europe. The full title, OlliOlli2 Welcome to Olliewood will have a number of gameplay improvements over the first one. It will add manuals, reverts, revert manuals and grind switching allowing for ... Read More »

Orion Trail Preview – Weaponised Warp Weasels

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I had neither heard nor cared about 70s educational game Oregon Trail, until I watched a Let’s Play where the circumstances were so tense I was immediately sucked into the journey to more fruitful lands by way of dysentery and limited resources . Knowing it was a common school pastime for Americans of a certain age, when I saw a ... Read More »